Straight talk on COVID-19 | March 2022
Straight talk on COVID-19 is a series by MDBriefCase featuring internationally recognized clinicians.
In this installment (filmed March 10th, 2022), our experts discuss their opinions on the following Frequently Asked Questions:
- Discuss the importance of COVID-19 boosters in protecting patients from the negative outcomes of COVID-19
- Review the potential impact of dropping COVID-19 health protections on disease spread in the community
- Educate a patient on the potential morbidity associated with COVID-19 infections and not to focus solely on mortality data
- Review the latest thoughts on long-COVID and the potential impacts on patients
This is a non-sponsored program with in-kind support from MDBriefCase.
David Strain, MB, ChB, BSc (Hons) MD, FRCP
Clinical lead for the COVID service in the SW of England, and Clinical Senior lecturer at the University of Exeter.
Peter J. Lin, MD, CCFP
Director Primary Care Initiatives
Canadian Heart Research Centre
Michael Boivin, RPh, BScPhm
Clinical pharmacist consultant and continuing education developer